General Labourer- job post (Full Time)


Prince Rupert Grain Ltd.


$44.29 an hour
Job type
Shift & schedule
8 hour shift
Rotating shift


  • Work authorization (Required)


Pulled from the full job description
Company pension
Dental care
Disability insurance
Employee assistance program
Extended health care
Life insurance

Full Job Description

General Labourer

Prince Rupert Grain Ltd. (PRG) operates a state-of-the-art grain shipping facility on Ridley Island in Prince Rupert. The terminal receives grain by rail and processes, sorts and stores grain for loading onto ships bound for markets around the world. PRG is currently accepting resumes for the position of General Labourer (GL). As a GL you will start in an entry level position and receive training in many of our Production positions in a heavy industrial environment.


· Heavy clean up duties such as shoveling, sweeping floors, brushing down equipment and structures, vacuuming grain residues.

· Load/unload products to/from rail cars and trucks.

· Participates in training of other Rail Yard duties, i.e. rail car switching and locomotive operations.

· Operate equipment within defined parameters.

· Other duties as assigned.


· Minimum Grade 12 Diploma, G.E.D. or equivalent industrial experience.

· Must be capable of lifting and stacking, 50lbs, without assistance.

· Ability to work safely with limited supervision in a heavy industrial environment.

· Mechanical aptitude and basic computer skills.

· Basic math, reasoning, and problem-solving skills.

· Ability to communicate effectively in a team environment.

· A desire to be cross trained and learn about our business.

· Shows a learner’s attitude, personal initiative and diligence.

· Ability to work in conditions such as confined spaces, heights, dust, and temperature extremes.

· Ability to work shift work on a rotational schedule, including days, evenings, and graveyards.

· Class 5 Driver’s License.


· Experienced Locomotive Operators / Conductors.

· Fourth Class Power Engineers Certification.

· Grain Terminal Operations Experience.

· Completion of OH&S training courses such as OFA, forklift, confined space, WHMIS, fall arrest.

NOTE: This description is not intended to limit the assignment of work or be construed as a complete list of the many duties to be performed by the incumbent. The qualifications are provided so interested candidates understand the level of expertise required in this position.

PRG provides an excellent compensation package. Currently this position is paid $44.29/hr in addition pension, benefits plan, training and career development opportunities are available. Prince Rupert Grain Ltd. is an equal-opportunity employer.

Prince Rupert Grain Ltd. Is not accepting resumes in person at this time.

Only applicants under consideration will be contacted to proceed through the hiring process.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: $44.29 per hour


  • Company pension
  • Dental care
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Extended health care
  • Life insurance
  • On-site parking
  • Paid time off
  • RRSP match
  • Vision care

Flexible Language Requirement:

  • French not required


  • 8 hour shift
  • Overtime

Supplemental pay types:

  • Overtime pay

Work Location: One location

Application deadline: 2023-02-17

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